The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Rank 108 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 1166 1720 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.85% 4.14% 4.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.89% 14.64% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1481 1602
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Windows Server 2008
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10705 11750 12331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.18% 28.27% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9170 10070 10326
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in London

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Histogram in London

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -31 181 £50,000 +17.64% 23
Docklands, London +11 17 £33,000 -45.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 13 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Romford -5 10 £25,000 -23.07%
Canary Wharf -2 9 £24,000 -63.07%
Stanmore - 9 £32,500 -
Enfield +4 8 £26,000 -1.88% 1
Croydon -28 6 £48,750 +95.00% 3
Uxbridge -2 4 £23,000 -51.57%
Hammersmith -4 4 £24,000 -26.15%
Lewisham - 4 £46,500 -
Sidcup -5 3 £47,500 -6.86%
Chiswick -10 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Wimbledon -13 3 £42,500 +18.05%
Surbiton +4 1 £40,000 +90.47%
Bromley 0 1 £23,500 -3.09%
Rainham -1 1 - -
Wembley -2 1 £31,500 +12.50% 1
Chessington -2 1 £22,500 -23.72%
Grays -2 1 £26,750 +40.78%
Feltham -3 1 - -
Hounslow -6 1 - -
Twickenham -8 1 £35,000 +59.09%
Mitcham - 1 £36,500 -
Windows Server 2008
England

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008.

1 2520 (100.00%) Windows
2 1733 (68.77%) Windows Server
3 1653 (65.60%) Active Directory
4 1466 (58.17%) Microsoft
4 1466 (58.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1320 (52.38%) VMware
6 1031 (40.91%) MS Exchange
7 843 (33.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 799 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 712 (28.25%) DNS
10 693 (27.50%) Citrix
11 680 (26.98%) Windows 7
12 670 (26.59%) SQL Server
13 667 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 646 (25.63%) MS Excel
15 633 (25.12%) Finance
16 612 (24.29%) Cisco
17 573 (22.74%) Firewall
18 572 (22.70%) ITIL
19 563 (22.34%) SQL
20 518 (20.56%) SAN
21 486 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
22 479 (19.01%) MS Office
23 478 (18.97%) DHCP
24 470 (18.65%) Hyper-V
25 453 (17.98%) TCP/IP
26 412 (16.35%) PowerShell
27 404 (16.03%) Linux
28 369 (14.64%) LAN
29 355 (14.09%) Office 365

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1031 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 667 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 335 (13.29%) IIS
4 303 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 282 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 274 (10.87%) SharePoint
7 181 (7.18%) Skype for Business
8 121 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 97 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 73 (2.90%) Apache
11 58 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 57 (2.26%) Tomcat
13 38 (1.51%) CMS
14 31 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
15 25 (0.99%) Confluence
16 19 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
16 19 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.60%) EPiServer CMS
18 13 (0.52%) IBM Notes
19 12 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 646 (25.63%) MS Excel
2 479 (19.01%) MS Office
3 29 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.44%) MS Project
6 8 (0.32%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.040%) Revit
Business Applications
1 39 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
4 6 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
5 4 (0.16%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.12%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.12%) FLEXCUBE
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.079%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.079%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.079%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.040%) assyst
8 1 (0.040%) Documaker
8 1 (0.040%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 355 (14.09%) Office 365
2 87 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (2.18%) IaaS
5 52 (2.06%) Mimecast
6 25 (0.99%) SaaS
7 21 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 17 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (0.52%) Google Apps
10 11 (0.44%) PaaS
11 8 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.24%) Route 53
13 6 (0.24%) Yammer
14 5 (0.20%) Dropbox
15 4 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 3 (0.12%) Datadog
16 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
16 3 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 712 (28.25%) DNS
2 573 (22.74%) Firewall
3 518 (20.56%) SAN
4 478 (18.97%) DHCP
5 453 (17.98%) TCP/IP
6 369 (14.64%) LAN
7 349 (13.85%) WAN
8 339 (13.45%) VPN
9 162 (6.43%) NAS
10 156 (6.19%) VLAN
11 140 (5.56%) VoIP
12 112 (4.44%) Wireless
13 105 (4.17%) Internet
14 91 (3.61%) iSCSI
15 86 (3.41%) SSL
16 84 (3.33%) NetScaler
17 73 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
18 58 (2.30%) LDAP
19 56 (2.22%) MPLS
20 50 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 670 (26.59%) SQL Server
2 269 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 128 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 96 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 74 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (2.38%) MySQL
7 58 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (1.55%) Oracle Database
9 28 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 25 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
12 23 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (0.71%) MS Access
13 18 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
15 14 (0.56%) DTS
15 14 (0.56%) MongoDB
16 13 (0.52%) GIS
16 13 (0.52%) NoSQL
17 12 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 61 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (2.34%) JIRA
3 43 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 30 (1.19%) TeamCity
5 23 (0.91%) Subversion
6 21 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (0.56%) Fiddler
7 14 (0.56%) NCrunch
7 14 (0.56%) NUnit
7 14 (0.56%) SoapUI
7 14 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (0.48%) Jenkins
9 11 (0.44%) Metasploit
10 10 (0.40%) Git (software)
10 10 (0.40%) MSI
11 8 (0.32%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.24%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.20%) InstallShield
14 4 (0.16%) Hudson
15 3 (0.12%) WebDriver
General
1 633 (25.12%) Finance
2 199 (7.90%) Banking
3 141 (5.60%) Law
4 97 (3.85%) Legal
5 94 (3.73%) Financial Institution
6 86 (3.41%) Telecoms
7 80 (3.17%) Retail
8 56 (2.22%) Marketing
9 33 (1.31%) Back Office
10 32 (1.27%) Advertising
10 32 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.87%) German Language
12 21 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.60%) Games
14 13 (0.52%) Hebrew Language
15 12 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.48%) Publishing
16 11 (0.44%) Italian Language
17 10 (0.40%) Billing
18 7 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 549 (21.79%) Analyst
2 458 (18.17%) Support Engineer
3 339 (13.45%) Support Analyst
4 326 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 271 (10.75%) Administrator
6 267 (10.60%) Windows Engineer
7 214 (8.49%) 3rd Line Support
8 212 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 212 (8.41%) IT Support
9 169 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
10 160 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
11 156 (6.19%) IT Engineer
12 147 (5.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 146 (5.79%) Technical Support
14 135 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 134 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 124 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 116 (4.60%) Team Leader
18 106 (4.21%) Desktop Support
19 101 (4.01%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (7.34%) .NET
2 61 (2.42%) Web Services
3 58 (2.30%) HTML
4 54 (2.14%) ASP.NET
5 53 (2.10%) CSS
6 42 (1.67%) XML
7 39 (1.55%) LAMP
8 37 (1.47%) Software Packaging
9 33 (1.31%) JSON
10 32 (1.27%) .NET Framework
11 28 (1.11%) WCF
12 22 (0.87%) jQuery
12 22 (0.87%) Middleware
13 21 (0.83%) Ajax
13 21 (0.83%) HTML5
14 18 (0.71%) CSS3
14 18 (0.71%) SOAP
15 16 (0.63%) Entity Framework
16 15 (0.60%) AngularJS
16 15 (0.60%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 274 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 175 (6.94%) Blackberry
3 159 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 152 (6.03%) Clustering
5 108 (4.29%) Replication
6 95 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 88 (3.49%) Computer Science
8 59 (2.34%) Hedge funds
9 51 (2.02%) EMC VNX
10 48 (1.90%) iPhone
11 45 (1.79%) PKI
12 43 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
13 28 (1.11%) Driving Licence
14 26 (1.03%) Mathematics
15 24 (0.95%) Statistics
16 23 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
17 22 (0.87%) Fat Client
17 22 (0.87%) iPad
17 22 (0.87%) Thin Client
18 20 (0.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2520 (100.00%) Windows
2 1733 (68.77%) Windows Server
3 1466 (58.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 799 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 680 (26.98%) Windows 7
6 404 (16.03%) Linux
7 332 (13.17%) Windows 8
8 205 (8.13%) Windows XP
9 99 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 88 (3.49%) Unix
11 82 (3.25%) Mac OS X
12 67 (2.66%) Windows 10
13 56 (2.22%) Android
13 56 (2.22%) CentOS
14 52 (2.06%) Mac OS
15 51 (2.02%) Windows Vista
16 48 (1.90%) Solaris
17 37 (1.47%) Apple iOS
18 31 (1.23%) Windows 2000
19 30 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (22.70%) ITIL
2 171 (6.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 135 (5.36%) Change Management
4 134 (5.32%) Migration
5 126 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 108 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 100 (3.97%) Configuration Management
7 100 (3.97%) High Availability
8 94 (3.73%) Service Management
9 91 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 87 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
11 86 (3.41%) Problem Management
12 84 (3.33%) Project Management
13 79 (3.13%) Change Control
14 77 (3.06%) Mentoring
15 76 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (3.02%) CRM
15 76 (3.02%) Time Management
16 75 (2.98%) Load Balancing
17 72 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 563 (22.34%) SQL
2 412 (16.35%) PowerShell
3 169 (6.71%) Perl
4 107 (4.25%) Bash Shell
5 77 (3.06%) C#
6 65 (2.58%) C
7 64 (2.54%) Java
8 63 (2.50%) Python
9 62 (2.46%) JavaScript
10 53 (2.10%) VBScript
11 47 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 35 (1.39%) VB
13 27 (1.07%) Ruby
14 19 (0.75%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.71%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.40%) VBA
17 6 (0.24%) PHP
18 5 (0.20%) AWK
18 5 (0.20%) C++
19 4 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 486 (19.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 325 (12.90%) MCSE
3 255 (10.12%) Degree
4 197 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
5 191 (7.58%) MCSA
6 175 (6.94%) CCNA
7 156 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 136 (5.40%) MCITP
9 110 (4.37%) MCP
10 71 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
11 61 (2.42%) CCNP
12 60 (2.38%) MCTS
13 50 (1.98%) CCA
14 46 (1.83%) Security Cleared
15 44 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
16 31 (1.23%) SC Cleared
17 24 (0.95%) DBS Check
18 23 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 21 (0.83%) VCP5
20 18 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (6.90%) SLA
2 35 (1.39%) QA
3 11 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.28%) COBIT
5 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.16%) SEPA
7 2 (0.079%) HL7
7 2 (0.079%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.079%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.040%) BS7799
8 1 (0.040%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.040%) ISO 14000
8 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.040%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1653 (65.60%) Active Directory
2 843 (33.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 470 (18.65%) Hyper-V
4 326 (12.94%) XenApp
5 244 (9.68%) vSphere
6 168 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 155 (6.15%) VMware ESX
8 119 (4.72%) XenDesktop
9 85 (3.37%) Terminal Services
10 70 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 55 (2.18%) VMware Workstation
12 52 (2.06%) XenServer
13 40 (1.59%) VMware Server
14 37 (1.47%) DFS Replication
15 35 (1.39%) Firmware
16 32 (1.27%) NFS
17 26 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 24 (0.95%) Terminal Server
19 21 (0.83%) UAG
20 20 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 320 (12.70%) SCCM
2 200 (7.94%) SCOM
3 125 (4.96%) WSUS
4 120 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 66 (2.62%) Nagios
6 57 (2.26%) NetBackup
7 56 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
8 47 (1.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 44 (1.75%) Puppet
10 33 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 30 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
12 29 (1.15%) EdgeSight
13 27 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 27 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 24 (0.95%) AirWatch
15 23 (0.91%) SCOrch
16 22 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
17 19 (0.75%) Nessus
17 19 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (0.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1466 (58.17%) Microsoft
2 1320 (52.38%) VMware
3 693 (27.50%) Citrix
4 612 (24.29%) Cisco
5 333 (13.21%) HP
6 193 (7.66%) NetApp
7 177 (7.02%) Dell
8 164 (6.51%) Symantec
9 137 (5.44%) EMC
10 130 (5.16%) Red Hat
11 114 (4.52%) Oracle
12 111 (4.40%) Apple
13 106 (4.21%) Veeam
14 91 (3.61%) IBM
15 85 (3.37%) Intel Security
16 77 (3.06%) Mitel
17 76 (3.02%) SolarWinds
18 71 (2.82%) Remedy
19 62 (2.46%) CheckPoint
20 60 (2.38%) Avaya
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits+ Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northwood, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
HW Search & Selection
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Pebble.IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago